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Due to delays at our supplier, our fulfilment time's has recently increased to an average of 15-20 working days.
Due to delays at our supplier, our fulfilment time's has recently increased to an average of 15-20 working days.

Realme C53 (8/256GB, Dual Sim, Gold, Special Import)

SKU 004712
by Realme
Original price R 3,599.00 - Original price R 3,599.00
Original price
R 3,599.00
R 3,599.00 - R 3,599.00
Current price R 3,599.00

Buy the Realme C53 (8/256GB) Dual Sim in Gold from Connected Devices.

Please note this product is a "Special Import" item which means that we import it for you, once an order is placed and paid for. Normally, these items arrive with us within 7-10 working days from order assuming no issues with stock availability. All "Special Import" items carry a warranty of 12 months. A restocking fee will apply for returns under the "Change of Mind" clause, due to the product being imported specially for you.

Realme C53 - Overview

How long does the battery last on the Realme C53?
To start, the Realme C53 mobile phone equips a 5000 mAh battery , backed by a segment-leading 33W SUPERVOOC fast charge , which takes the device from 0% to 50% in 31 minutes .

This technology offers a 100% increase in loading speed compared to the previous generation.

*Battery and charging data are based on tests carried out in Realme laboratories. Actual results may vary due to changes in testing environment and usage conditions.

8-core SoC, 8 GB (+6 GB) RAM and 256 GB ROM
All this is possible thanks to the 8-core chipset - the Unisoc Tiger T612 , which offers good performance and extremely smooth experience with advanced technology and efficient processing capabilities.

This is combined with 8 GB LPDDR4X RAM with expansion technology, which converts up to 6 GB of available ROM into RAM to support the most demanding applications.

And it includes a 256 GB ROM memory , which can also be expanded by adding a memory card of up to 2 TB.

How thick is the Realme C53?
Despite the large capacity of its battery, the C53 is Realme's thinnest mobile to date, maintaining a thickness of only 7.49 millimeters . This feature is coupled with a rounded side design to allow the Realme C53 phone to fit perfectly in your hand.

50 MP rear camera and 8 MP front camera
Regarding the photographic section, the C53 phone has a 50 MP main sensor with AI , which greatly improves clarity, maintaining even the most precise details. Also in night mode !

Far from coming alone, the Hi-5021S comes accompanied by a depth sensor , while on the front it includes an 8 MP selfie camera .

What type of screen does the Realme C53 have?
Finally, the C53 smartphone features a large 6.74-inch IPS display with a 90 Hz refresh rate . It offers an FHD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, 16.7 million colors and 560 nits of maximum brightness.

The dispatch time from our warehouse in Johannesburg varies based on the availability status of a product. Please note errors with availability may be encountered, in some instances without prior notice.

"In Stock" - These products normally ship within 1 working day.

"Available To Order" - Products which are available to order typically ship from us in 15_20 working days from order, assuming no issues with availability.

"Unavailable To Order" - These products are currently unavailable to order. In the event consistent supply becomes available, they will be made available for ordering.

Once your order has been shipped from us, delivery can be expected anywhere from 1-3 working days following the shipped notification. Delivery times are dependent on your location however can be influenced by external factors such as weather delays, load-shedding, traffic and overall volume of packages.

Contact us via for any more information concerning product delivery times.

  • We offer free delivery throughout South Africa, On orders over R700
  • All deliveries are done to your door and are fully insured.
  • Deliveries take place on weekdays only, during normal business hours.
  • Once you've received a notification that your order has been shipped, you will receive notifications at every status throughout the delivery. You can expect your parcel to arrive usually anywhere from 1-3 working days after this notification.
  • For information on product lead-times, please view the "Delivery Times" tab.
  • You also have the option to collect your order from our warehouse in Johannesburg, on weekdays only.
  • Please reach out to us via for any queries regarding the above.

Warranty ?

  • For all products where the title states "Local Stock", the full manufacturer warranty is provided, normally for 12 months.
  • For all products where the title states "Special Import", a warranty is provided exclusively by Connected Devices normally for 12 months.
  • For "Pre-Owned", we provide a minimum 3 month warranty. In some cases, the product still has the manufacturer warranty, which would be indicated on the product page.

Returning Goods ?

  • Simple, Hassle-Free Returns. We believe that returning your product should be as easy as it was when you placed your order for it.
  • We offer free returns, so we'll arrange the pick-up of your item and return it back to you at no cost. This does not apply to change of mind returns.
  • Pretty much all items on Connected Devices can be returned for any reason for a refund except items that we’ve ordered specially for you. These items are indicated by “Special Import” in the title of the product.
  • For any queries on the above or our policy please get in touch via

Changed your Mind Return ?

  • You have 7 days from the date of receipt to return a product to us for any reason whatsoever. This is in accordance with Section 44 of the ECT Act. Note that items marked as "Special Import" which have been imported specially for you, cannot be returned under this clause. These products can still be returned should they develop a fault, during the warranty period.

    Special Import
  • Where products have been imported from international markets, these products may differ in benefit and/or after sales support than the same product sourced in South Africa.  These products will be identified in the product title with the wording "Special Import".
  • Where Products are imported directly by Connected Devices or a non-authorized distributor, these products do not benefit from the exclusive offer in South Africa. This includes but is not limited to, the Wi-Fi offer, ADH Cover and Extended 24 Month Warranty period.
  • These devices carry a 12-month warranty, supported by Connected Devices in South Africa and not from the local manufacturer/distributor of the product.
  •  These products will be identified in the product title with the wording "Special Import".